Here's a show that manages to not only have a wide range of characters of various body types and personalities, but it makes them all likable. At the same time, none of them are perfect, bringing them to life in such a relatable way. It teaches its viewers to celebrate those who may be unique, and the things that make us different from one another are what should bring us together, not tear us apart. It also has an air of nostalgia, reminding many of 90's cartoons and also making call backs to those same shows - because its creators remember too. The Verge has much more on this topic, and you can read the full article at the link below!
Steven Universe is a defining example of artistic resistance in our time